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USS Pittsburgh (SSN 720), a Los Angeles-class fast-attack nuclear submarine, is moved to the Mooring Alpha storage area after completing its inactivation process Aug. 5, 2020, at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility in Bremerton, Washington. (PSNS & IMF photo by Scott Hansen)
PSNS & IMF capitalizes on lessons learned to streamline Pittsburgh inactivation
By Max Maxfield, PSNS & IMF Public Affairs | Aug. 7, 2020
Lessons learned from a series of projects in recent months resulted in process improvements and a

Gunner's Mate 1st Class Joshua Heitmann, right, a SurgeMain Sailor, practices installing a drum cover on a Close-In Weapons System mock-up with Fire Controlman 1st Clastt Kevin Flynn in the Shop 38 Gun Shop, July 15, 2020 at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility Detachment Everett.
SurgeMain Reservists begin arriving at PSNS & IMF for mission
By PSNS & IMF Public Affairs | July 17, 2020
The first group of Navy Reservists assigned to Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance

Los Angeles-class fast-attack submarines USS Louisville (SSN-724), foreground, and USS Olympia (SSN-717) are moved into Dry Dock 5 July 9, 2020 to begin the inactivation process at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility in Bremerton, Washington.
Olympia, Louisville to share dry dock during concurrent inactivations
By PSNS & IMF Public Affairs | July 9, 2020
Los Angeles-class submarines USS Olympia (SSN 717) and USS Louisville (SSN 724) entered Dry Dock 5

Capt. Diana Wolfson, PSNS & IMF commander, signs a PSNS & IMF C.A.R.E. Pledge banner against racism and discrimination outside Building 107 June 8, 2020 at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility in Bremerton, Washington. 

Thousands of employees signed C.A.R.E. pledges and C.A.R.E. banners during the event, held at eight locations throughout the shipyard, staffed by shipyard leadership and volunteers from the Diversity Leadership Council, Employee Resource Groups, the Command Anti-Harassment and Discrimination and Employee Anti-Harassment and Discrimination Teams. Everyone who signed the pledge received a C.A.R.E. sticker, which they are authorized and encouraged to display on their hardhats.
Command reinforces commitment to racism-and-discrimination-free workplace
By PSNS & IMF Public Affairs | June 8, 2020
Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility held a C.A.R.E. pledge event June 8,

2019 PSNS & IMF Employee of the Year Coin
PSNS & IMF honors 33 employees, Sailors with Employee of the Year awards
By PSNS & IMF Public Affairs | June 3, 2020
BREMERTON, Washington – Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate

Members of the Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility Safety Executive Steering Committee celebrate signing a document establishing the PSNS & IMF Safety Management System. The PSNS & IMF Safety Management System is a result of new Navy requirements for the establishment of a centralized safety program that consolidates the management of the shipyard’s safety culture in one location.
PSNS & IMF announces new safety management system
By PSNS & IMF Public Affairs | May 29, 2020
Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility formally announced the establishment

Malynda Green, emergency management specialist with Code 105.53 at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenence Facility in Bremerton, Washington, recently completed a two-month assignment with the Kitsap County Department of Emergency Management.
PSNS & IMF Employee Supports Kitsap County Department of Emergency Management
By Aime Lykins, PSNS & IMF Public Affairs | May 22, 2020
For more than 10 weeks, Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility has been

Shop 740 crew members lift a new hand washing station into Dry Dock 4 May 19, 2020 at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility in Bremerton, Washington.
Command builds hand-washing stations to help protect workers from COVID-19
By Max Maxfield, PSNS & IMF Public Affairs | May 21, 2020
A team of woodcrafters from Shop 64 built 12 hand-washing stations for distribution and use across

Sarah Higgins, a fabric worker with Shop 64, Sail Loft, installs a vacuum hose for the negative pressure air handling system on a prototype biocontainment system May 11, 2020 in Building 460, at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility in Bremerton, Washington.
PSNS & IMF fulfills urgent request for COVID-19 testing gear
By Max Maxfield, PSNS & IMF Public Affairs | May 12, 2020
When the Navy had an urgent need for a deployable biocontainment system the fleet could use to

Rico Montalvo, a toolmaker with Shop 31, bags and seals face shields for use during the COVID-19 outbreak Tuesday, May 5 in Building 431 at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility in Bremerton.
PSNS & IMF manufactures, provides face shields to partners, local community
By Max Maxfield, PSNS & IMF Public Affairs | May 8, 2020
Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility has made and provided more than 1,500

The U.S. Navy’s forward-deployed aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) cruises during Talisman Sabre 2019.
PSNS & IMF completes work on USS Ronald Reagan
By PSNS & IMF Public Affairs | May 7, 2020
Overcoming the challenges of meeting the mission during the COVID-19 global pandemic, Puget Sound

2020 helper trainee job announcement
Shipyard effort to hire more than 900 new employees begins May 7
By PSNS & IMF Public Affairs | May 7, 2020
Job seekers interested in joining the Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility

Leadership from Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility, Naval Base Kitsap and Naval Facilities Engineering Command Northwest take part in a ribbon-cutting ceremony for new and upgraded shipyard here facilities May 6. The ribbon cuttings signify the upgrade of Buildings 435 and construction completion of Building 1247, which collectively provide a new environmental laboratory, light industrial work spaces, administrative and personnel support areas, an upgraded fire station, a new employee food services kitchen and a cafeteria.
PSNS & IMF hosts ribbon-cutting ceremony for new and upgraded facilities
By Aime Lykins, PSNS & IMF Public Affairs | May 6, 2020
Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility held two ribbon-cutting ceremonies

Jared David (left), Tracy Atkins (center) and Harlen Caldwell (right) assemble clean barrier made from vinyl in the Moonshine Lab at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility May 4. This team is part of a cadre of innovators taking on the challenge of designing and building protective barriers for customer facing interactions within the shipyard.
Defeating customer service obstacles by using clear plastic barriers
By Silvia Klatman, PSNS & IMF Public Affairs | May 5, 2020
When members of Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility’s 14,000 strong

Facemasks, produced through efforts of the Sail Loft, Shop 64 and employees from the Home Team Mask project are distributed to Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility deaf and hard of hearing employees. The mask were made with a see-through panel allowing employees to see lips and facial expressions. Trying one on for the first time is Brandon Salley, an electrical worker with Shop 51, Electricians.
Partnership overcomes facemask challenges for deaf and hard of hearing teammates
By Silvia Klatman, PSNS & IMF Public Affairs | May 1, 2020
Wearing facemasks is an essential part of minimizing the spread of COVID-19. A challenge people who

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